Basic Electricity

Provided by: Ivy Tech

The study of electrical laws and principles pertaining to DC and AC circuits is the focus of the course; This includes current, voltage, resistance, power, inductance, capacitance, and transformers; Stresses the use of standard electrical tests, electrical equipment, and troubleshooting procedures; Safety procedures and practices are emphasized;

Course Objectives:

  • 1 Demonstrate proper safety precautions related to equipment
  • 2 Define the following terms: voltage, resistance, current amperage, direct current, alternating current, and power supply
  • 3 Identify electrical components and form a schematic diagram

Course ID

INDT 113


All Campuses


Ivy Tech


Communication, Critical Thinking, Personal Effectiveness, Electrical Safety, Electrical Components

Method of Delivery

Face to Face

Estimated Effort

64 hours